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Massachusetts Bishop Accused of Anti-Israel ‘Blood Libel’ Offers Full Apology

A US Episcopal Church Bishop has apologized for an incendiary false claim about Israel made at a meeting of senior church leaders in July. Bishop Gayle Harris...

August 19, 2018 12:28 pm

Iran Says US ‘Action Group’ Will Fail to Overthrow Iranian State

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Sunday that a new Iran Action Group in the US State Department aimed to overthrow the Islamic Republic, but would fail. He was speaking on the 65th anniversary...

US Forces to Stay in Iraq as Long as Needed: Spokesman

US forces will stay in Iraq "as long as needed" to help stabilize regions previously controlled by Islamic State, a spokesman for the US-led international coalition fighting the militants said on Sunday. "We'll keep troops there...

White House Counsel Interviewed for 30 Hours in Russia Probe: New York Times

The White House's top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 US election, sharing detailed accounts about the episodes at the heart of the inquiry into whether President...

August 19, 2018 11:50 am

Former UN Chief and Nobel Peace Laureate Kofi Annan Dies Aged 80

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the...

August 19, 2018 9:59 am

Police Injured as Far-Right, Anti-Nazi Activists Clash in Berlin

At least one police officer was injured in Berlin on Saturday when around 500 activists...

August 19, 2018 9:04 am

Iraqi Supreme Court Ratifies May Election Results

Iraq's Supreme Court has ratified the results of the May 12 parliamentary election, its spokesman...

August 18, 2018 10:00 am

US Redirects Syria Funds, Emphasizes It Is Not Withdrawing

The US State Department said on Friday it will redirect $230 million in frozen funding...

August 17, 2018 3:06 pm

Canadian Lawmaker Rescinds Award to Activist Who Participated in Pro-Palestinian ‘Hate Rally’

A Canadian lawmaker rescinded an award on Thursday from an activist affiliated with a controversial...

August 19, 2018 12:28 pm

Massachusetts Bishop Accused of Anti-Israel ‘Blood Libel’ Offers Full Apology

A US Episcopal Church Bishop has apologized for an incendiary false claim about Israel made at a meeting of senior church leaders in July. Bishop Gayle Harris said...

August 19, 2018 12:23 pm

Iran Says US ‘Action Group’ Will Fail to Overthrow Iranian State

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Sunday that a new Iran Action Group in the US State Department aimed to overthrow the Islamic...

August 19, 2018 12:07 pm

US Forces to Stay in Iraq as Long as Needed: Spokesman

US forces will stay in Iraq "as long as needed" to help stabilize regions previously controlled by Islamic State, a spokesman for the US-led international...

August 19, 2018 11:58 am

White House Counsel Interviewed for 30 Hours in Russia Probe: New York Times

The White House's top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 US election, sharing detailed accounts about the...

August 19, 2018 11:50 am

Former UN Chief and Nobel Peace Laureate Kofi Annan Dies Aged 80

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation said, after decades of championing...

August 19, 2018 9:59 am

Police Injured as Far-Right, Anti-Nazi Activists Clash in Berlin

At least one police officer was injured in Berlin on Saturday when around 500 activists shouting "Nazis out" clashed with an equal number of far-right...

August 19, 2018 9:04 am

Iraqi Supreme Court Ratifies May Election Results

Iraq's Supreme Court has ratified the results of the May 12 parliamentary election, its spokesman said on Sunday, setting in motion a 90-day constitutional deadline...

August 18, 2018 10:00 am

US Redirects Syria Funds, Emphasizes It Is Not Withdrawing

The US State Department said on Friday it will redirect $230 million in frozen funding away from Syria and emphasized that the move did not...

August 17, 2018 3:06 pm

Canadian Lawmaker Rescinds Award to Activist Who Participated in Pro-Palestinian ‘Hate Rally’

A Canadian lawmaker rescinded an award on Thursday from an activist affiliated with a controversial Palestinian community center who participated in what critics called a "hate rally." Iqra...

August 17, 2018 12:36 pm

Tehran Regime to Host Turkey’s Erdogan and Russia’s Putin for Heads of State Summit

Russia's presidential office has announced that President Vladimir Putin will fly to Tehran in early September for a summit meeting with his Turkish and Iranian...

August 17, 2018 11:23 am

Trump’s Military Parade Planned for November Postponed

A military parade requested by US President Donald Trump that had been planned for November in Washington has been postponed until at least next year,...

August 17, 2018 11:12 am

Pentagon Says China Military ‘Likely Training for Strikes’ on US Targets

China's military has expanded its bomber operations in recent years while "likely training for strikes" against the United States and its allies, a Pentagon report...

August 17, 2018 10:51 am

Russian, Turkish Defense Ministers Discuss Syrian Refugees

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu discussed the return of Syrian refugees to Syria with his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar during talks in Moscow on Friday,...

August 17, 2018 10:04 am

US Welcomes Saudi Arabia’s Pledge of $100 Million for Syria

The United States on Thursday welcomed Saudi Arabia's contribution of $100 million to help stabilize parts of Syria no longer held by Islamic State, which...

Features

Iranians Furious at Regime as Economy Teeters on the Brink

JNS.org - Thousands of Iranian citizens have been protesting across the country, including in major cities such as Tehran, Karaj,...

Israeli Hospitals Drill the Transition from ‘Routine to War’

JNS.org - Under the expert guidance of IDF Home Front Command, Israeli hospitals across the country are shoring up their...

Opinion

British Jews Say ‘Enough Is Enough’

After it was reported that UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn had laid a wreath at the graves of Palestinian terrorists, the chairman of Britain’s Jewish Leadership Council said, “This man...

Israel

Tami, the World’s Oldest Hippopotamus in Captivity, Passes Away at Jerusa...

JNS.org - The oldest hippopotamus living in captivity died in her sleep at Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo on Thursday. Tami, 59, was...

Middle East

Iranian Regime Leaders Vexed by European Union Stance on US Sanctions

Iranian leaders communicated mixed messages over the weekend concerning their efforts to persuade the European Union to oppose tough US sanctions on the Tehran regime. In an interview with Iran's YJC...

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